Hiroshi Tomiyasu is Senior Vice President and Head of Technology and Innovation General Headquarters of NTT DATA Corporation. He is responsible for formulating R&D strategy, developing new technological offerings and applying its IT assets to support the company and its clients globally. Before his current position, Mr. Tomiyasu served as Head of System Engineering Department. His experience and expertise in software engineering and development of platform technologies to optimize system development extends over 20 years, through which he led teams to deliver high-value outcomes and help clients transform their businesses. Mr. Tomiyasu holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering at the University of Tsukuba and started his career in 1990 at NTT DATA Corporation. In his early days, he was engaged in research and development in image analytics.